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Purchase·Textbook Request

- Purchase Request : SNU faculty members, staffs and students may make a purchase request for new additions to the Library’s collections.
- Textbook Request : This service allows SNU professors and instructors to request the Library to purchase textbook references for lectures.


Purchase Request              Textbook Request

How to Make a Purchase·Textbook Request

ㆍHow to Create a Request

    - Library Homepage(login required) > Using the Libraries > Purchase·Textbook Request
    - Please use Google Chrome instead if you cannot connect to the purchase request page.

ㆍHow to View and Cancel Your Request

    - Library Homepage(login required) > My Library > Purchase·Textbook Request
    - You cannot cancel your request unless your request process status indicates ‘Request in Progress.’

Guide to Purchase Request

  • SNU faculty members, university staffs and students are entitled to make purchase requests. Users with library membership cannot make a purchase request.
  • E-mail notifications will be sent when the purchase process is completed. Please note that the purchase process takes approximately 3-4 weeks for Korean books and up to 2 months for foreign books.
  • If your requested item is purchased by the library, a hold request will be initiated. Please note that each user is entitled to the maximum of 3 hold requests, meaning that a hold request will not be placed if you already have 3 hold requests upon an item’s arrival.

Guide to Textbook Request

  • This service is for professors and instructors only.
  • Course title, number of enrolled students will be considered upon request.
  • E-mail notification will be sent when the purchase is completed.

Annual Purchase Limit for Purchase Request at Central Library

  • Central Library aims to utilize its purchase budget in a fair manner and try to create a reasonable and balanced composition of collection. Therefore we ask for your understanding for the possible restriction on your book purchase request by annual purchase limit.
  • Book requests may be deferred to the following fiscal year or cancelled depending on the Library’s annual purchase budget.
  • Purchase requests for series books that surpass the annual purchase limit will be reviewed by Material Selection Committee at Central Library.
  • Annual purchase limit by user group
User Group Annual Limit
Faculty(full-time, chair-, foundation, honorary, contract) ₩ 1,200,000
Graduate students(master, doctor), researchers, post-doctoral students, research registrants, part-time lecturers, university staffs ₩ 600,000
Undergraduate students, Seasonal semester students ₩ 200,000

Purchase·textbook request inquiry

ㆍCentral Library

Book Tel. E-mail
Korean 880-5292 libacq@snu.ac.kr
Western 880-5263
Asian(other than Korean) 880-5262
Nonbook materials 880-5262
Electronic books 880-5262

ㆍColleges and Graduate Schools with Branch Library

College/Graduate School Branch Library Tel. E-mail
College of Social Sciences Social Sciences Library 880-8248 ssdocu@snu.ac.kr
College of Business Administration,
Graduate School of Business
Business Library 880-6959/6915 buslib@snu.ac.kr
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences,
Graduate School of International Agriculture Technology
Agriculture and Life Sciences
Library
880-4774 aglib@snu.ac.kr
School of Law Law Library 880-5328 lawlib@snu.ac.kr
College of Veterinary Medicine Veterinary Medicine Library 880-1218 vetmed@snu.ac.kr
College of Medicine, College of Nursing,
Graduate School of Medicine
Medicine Library 740-8045 medlib@snu.ac.kr
College of Dentistry, School of Dentistry Dental Library 740-8794 dentlib@snu.ac.kr
Graduate School of International Studies International Studies Library 880-8502 islib@snu.ac.kr